Ssebaana Leaves Mixed but Colourful Legacy

[Monitor] Kampala -Former Kampala mayor John Ssebaana Kizito, who as president-general led the Democratic Party into the 2006 presidential elections, died yesterday, aged 83.

[Monitor] Kampala -Former Kampala mayor John Ssebaana Kizito, who as president-general led the Democratic Party into the 2006 presidential elections, died yesterday, aged 83.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

NCIC Now Warns of Poll Violence

[Nation] The National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) has echoed sentiments by European Union election observers of possible violence and asked electoral body to discharge its mandate effectively.

[Nation] The National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) has echoed sentiments by European Union election observers of possible violence and asked electoral body to discharge its mandate effectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No More Sex for Marks At Makerere – Vice Chancellor

[Monitor] The newly appointed Makerere University Vice Chancellor, Prof Barnabas Nawangwe has vowed to deal with any staff involved in asking for sex in exchange for marks at the country’s biggest education institution.

[Monitor] The newly appointed Makerere University Vice Chancellor, Prof Barnabas Nawangwe has vowed to deal with any staff involved in asking for sex in exchange for marks at the country's biggest education institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Prime Minister Rugunda Praises Late Ssebaana Kizito

[Monitor] Kampala -Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has glorified former Democratic Party President and businessman John Ssebaana Kizito for his contribution to the political and economic liberation of Uganda.

[Monitor] Kampala -Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has glorified former Democratic Party President and businessman John Ssebaana Kizito for his contribution to the political and economic liberation of Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Asking for Electoral Reforms Is ‘Waste of Time’

[Monitor] Entebbe -Mr Elton John Mabirizi, a contestant in last year’s Uganda presidential elections has said that the continued call by politicians for electoral reforms is a waste of time.

[Monitor] Entebbe -Mr Elton John Mabirizi, a contestant in last year's Uganda presidential elections has said that the continued call by politicians for electoral reforms is a waste of time.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IGP Kayihura Orders Audit of Eastern Border Region Security

[Monitor] The Inspector General Police, Gen Kale Kayihura has ordered the Police Professional Standards Unit (PSU) to investigate corruption and mismanagement of Bukedi Police region security.

[Monitor] The Inspector General Police, Gen Kale Kayihura has ordered the Police Professional Standards Unit (PSU) to investigate corruption and mismanagement of Bukedi Police region security.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fire Scare At Workers House

[Monitor] Workers and visitors at Workers House in central Kampala were today morning ordered to leave the building after a fire was detected in the first floor of the 20-storied building.

[Monitor] Workers and visitors at Workers House in central Kampala were today morning ordered to leave the building after a fire was detected in the first floor of the 20-storied building.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Pupils Abandon School to Work On Sugarcane Plantations

[Monitor] Luuka -The Luuka District inspector of schools, Ms Jane Nabwire, has said 12 per cent of the pupils in the district have dropped out of school to offer cheaper labour at sugarcane and rice plantations.

[Monitor] Luuka -The Luuka District inspector of schools, Ms Jane Nabwire, has said 12 per cent of the pupils in the district have dropped out of school to offer cheaper labour at sugarcane and rice plantations.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Banks Tipped on Money Laundering, Graft Fight

[New Times] Financial institutions have been urged to strengthen their reporting and governance systems as some of the ways to fight against illicit activities, including money laundering and graft.

[New Times] Financial institutions have been urged to strengthen their reporting and governance systems as some of the ways to fight against illicit activities, including money laundering and graft.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Thulsie Twins to Return to Court

[News24Wire] Terror accused twins Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie will return to the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, on charges of planning to set off explosives in South Africa.

[News24Wire] Terror accused twins Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie will return to the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Wednesday, on charges of planning to set off explosives in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa